Period
to 27 January 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 27 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
England > South East
6 months to
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 44 46 42
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4 -16
Permanent jobs citing VMware 1,260 1,390 1,886
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.48% 5.26% 6.08%
As % of the Vendors category 13.12% 12.57% 13.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,047 1,143 1,630
South East median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £39,625
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +7.26% -4.52%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 9,602 11,054 13,812
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.74% 41.82% 44.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7,394 8,701 10,856
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VMware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware in the South East.

Salary trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in the South East over the 6 months to 27 January 2020.

Salary histogram for VMware in the South East

VMware
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the South East region over the 6 months to 27 January 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +3 409 £47,500 +11.76% 118
Hampshire -3 344 £37,500 -3.85% 71
Surrey +11 260 £40,000 -15.79% 46
Berkshire -4 247 £57,500 +27.78% 75
West Sussex -9 110 £39,000 -13.33% 22
Buckinghamshire -6 87 £41,500 +3.75% 25
Oxfordshire +30 74 £40,000 +14.29% 18
Kent +11 72 £35,500 -11.25% 14
East Sussex +21 58 £37,500 -6.25% 14
M4 Corridor - 3 - -
Middlesex -1 2 £60,000 -2.04%
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2020, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for VMware.

1 819 (65.00%) Windows
2 780 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 603 (47.86%) Microsoft
4 542 (43.02%) Windows Server
5 525 (41.67%) Active Directory
6 424 (33.65%) Office 365
7 415 (32.94%) Azure
8 354 (28.10%) Cisco
9 329 (26.11%) Hyper-V
10 325 (25.79%) Firewall
11 317 (25.16%) Linux
12 283 (22.46%) Citrix
13 282 (22.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 277 (21.98%) AWS
15 270 (21.43%) DNS
16 254 (20.16%) ITIL
17 225 (17.86%) MS Exchange
18 215 (17.06%) WAN
19 202 (16.03%) Data Centre
20 199 (15.79%) DHCP
21 197 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
22 186 (14.76%) LAN
23 185 (14.68%) Windows 10
24 183 (14.52%) SAN
25 182 (14.44%) PowerShell
26 165 (13.10%) SQL
27 164 (13.02%) Problem-Solving
28 162 (12.86%) SQL Server
29 160 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
30 159 (12.62%) HP

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 225 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 70 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 67 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 67 (5.32%) IIS
4 50 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2013
5 36 (2.86%) Skype for Business
6 15 (1.19%) OpenStack
7 14 (1.11%) Apache
7 14 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
8 13 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (0.87%) Confluence
9 11 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
10 8 (0.63%) Tomcat
11 7 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.48%) Apache Spark
13 5 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.24%) Red Hat Fuse
14 3 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
15 2 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 1 (0.079%) JCAPS
Applications
1 87 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (1.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.24%) CA PPM
4 2 (0.16%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.079%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.079%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 424 (33.65%) Office 365
2 415 (32.94%) Azure
3 277 (21.98%) AWS
4 87 (6.90%) IaaS
5 75 (5.95%) SaaS
6 66 (5.24%) PaaS
7 50 (3.97%) Azure Active Directory
8 33 (2.62%) Cloud Computing
9 22 (1.75%) GCP
10 11 (0.87%) OneDrive
11 8 (0.63%) GitHub
11 8 (0.63%) Mimecast
11 8 (0.63%) Power Platform
12 7 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
12 7 (0.56%) Slack
13 6 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
13 6 (0.48%) PowerApps
14 5 (0.40%) G Suite
15 3 (0.24%) Dynamics 365
15 3 (0.24%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 325 (25.79%) Firewall
2 270 (21.43%) DNS
3 215 (17.06%) WAN
4 199 (15.79%) DHCP
5 186 (14.76%) LAN
6 183 (14.52%) SAN
7 152 (12.06%) TCP/IP
8 139 (11.03%) VPN
9 102 (8.10%) VoIP
10 83 (6.59%) VLAN
11 63 (5.00%) Wireless
12 61 (4.84%) Internet
13 58 (4.60%) Network Security
14 52 (4.13%) NAS
15 43 (3.41%) BGP
16 42 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
17 37 (2.94%) MPLS
18 35 (2.78%) OSPF
19 33 (2.62%) Skype
20 30 (2.38%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 21 (1.67%) MySQL
3 18 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (1.03%) Big Data
6 12 (0.95%) Relational Database
6 12 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (0.87%) Oracle Database
7 11 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (0.71%) Hadoop
9 8 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (0.56%) Azure SQL Database
10 7 (0.56%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.48%) NoSQL
12 5 (0.40%) IBM InfoSphere
12 5 (0.40%) SAP HANA
12 5 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.32%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 30 (2.38%) JIRA
2 28 (2.22%) Git (software)
3 18 (1.43%) Jenkins
4 10 (0.79%) Visual Studio
5 8 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (0.56%) JUnit
7 6 (0.48%) Maven
7 6 (0.48%) Visual Studio Team System
8 5 (0.40%) DbUnit
8 5 (0.40%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (0.40%) SonarQube
9 4 (0.32%) Chocolatey
9 4 (0.32%) jMock
9 4 (0.32%) Mockito
9 4 (0.32%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.24%) MSI
11 2 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.16%) JMeter
11 2 (0.16%) Selenium
11 2 (0.16%) Subversion
General
1 107 (8.49%) Finance
2 54 (4.29%) Telecoms
3 37 (2.94%) Public Sector
4 33 (2.62%) Marketing
5 29 (2.30%) Manufacturing
6 28 (2.22%) Retail
7 22 (1.75%) Banking
8 20 (1.59%) Aerospace
8 20 (1.59%) German Language
9 16 (1.27%) Automotive
10 15 (1.19%) Electronics
11 14 (1.11%) Italian Language
11 14 (1.11%) Military
12 12 (0.95%) Back Office
13 9 (0.71%) Online Betting
14 8 (0.63%) Local Government
15 7 (0.56%) Advertising
16 5 (0.40%) Billing
16 5 (0.40%) Legal
16 5 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 227 (18.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 158 (12.54%) IT Engineer
3 155 (12.30%) Support Engineer
4 134 (10.63%) Analyst
5 127 (10.08%) Architect
6 119 (9.44%) IT Support
7 91 (7.22%) Support Analyst
8 77 (6.11%) Systems Engineer
9 71 (5.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 63 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
11 61 (4.84%) Administrator
12 60 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
13 58 (4.60%) Consultant
14 57 (4.52%) Network Engineer
15 55 (4.37%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
16 54 (4.29%) VMware Engineer
17 52 (4.13%) IT Analyst
18 50 (3.97%) Systems Administrator
19 48 (3.81%) Cloud Engineer
19 48 (3.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (2.06%) Web Services
2 24 (1.90%) LDAP
3 12 (0.95%) REST
4 10 (0.79%) .NET
5 9 (0.71%) SOAP
5 9 (0.71%) XML
6 8 (0.63%) Elastic Stack
6 8 (0.63%) JSON
7 7 (0.56%) HTML
7 7 (0.56%) RESTful
7 7 (0.56%) Software Packaging
7 7 (0.56%) Spring
8 6 (0.48%) CSS
8 6 (0.48%) Kafka
9 5 (0.40%) Apache Camel
9 5 (0.40%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (0.40%) X-Windows
10 4 (0.32%) J2EE
10 4 (0.32%) Middleware
10 4 (0.32%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 202 (16.03%) Data Centre
2 95 (7.54%) Analytical Skills
3 90 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 78 (6.19%) Public Cloud
5 63 (5.00%) Private Cloud
6 49 (3.89%) Driving Licence
7 48 (3.81%) Hybrid Cloud
8 41 (3.25%) Clustering
9 38 (3.02%) Replication
10 37 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
11 22 (1.75%) EMC VNX
12 19 (1.51%) NHS
12 19 (1.51%) PKI
13 18 (1.43%) Linux Command Line
14 15 (1.19%) VxBlock/Vblock
15 14 (1.11%) Mainframe
16 9 (0.71%) CMDB
16 9 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
17 8 (0.63%) Client/Server
18 6 (0.48%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 819 (65.00%) Windows
2 542 (43.02%) Windows Server
3 317 (25.16%) Linux
4 197 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 185 (14.68%) Windows 10
6 135 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 106 (8.41%) Windows 7
8 66 (5.24%) Unix
9 57 (4.52%) Windows 8
10 30 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 29 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 21 (1.67%) Windows XP
13 16 (1.27%) Solaris
14 14 (1.11%) CentOS
15 12 (0.95%) VMS
16 10 (0.79%) Debian
17 8 (0.63%) Android
17 8 (0.63%) Ubuntu
18 5 (0.40%) Apple iOS
19 4 (0.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (22.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 254 (20.16%) ITIL
3 164 (13.02%) Problem-Solving
4 110 (8.73%) Migration
5 89 (7.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 87 (6.90%) DevOps
7 84 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
8 67 (5.32%) Cybersecurity
9 65 (5.16%) Presales
10 61 (4.84%) Information Security
11 53 (4.21%) Configuration Management
12 51 (4.05%) Mentoring
12 51 (4.05%) Project Delivery
12 51 (4.05%) Service Delivery
13 49 (3.89%) Project Management
14 44 (3.49%) Storage Management
15 43 (3.41%) Technical Leadership
16 40 (3.17%) Load Balancing
17 38 (3.02%) CRM
18 37 (2.94%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 182 (14.44%) PowerShell
2 165 (13.10%) SQL
3 86 (6.83%) Python
4 55 (4.37%) Java
5 52 (4.13%) C
6 31 (2.46%) Bash Shell
7 27 (2.14%) JavaScript
8 22 (1.75%) Perl
8 22 (1.75%) Ruby
9 21 (1.67%) PHP
10 16 (1.27%) Shell Script
11 12 (0.95%) C#
12 9 (0.71%) T-SQL
13 8 (0.63%) C++
14 4 (0.32%) Ada
14 4 (0.32%) VB
14 4 (0.32%) VBScript
15 3 (0.24%) ABAP
16 2 (0.16%) Go
16 2 (0.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 160 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 152 (12.06%) Degree
3 141 (11.19%) Security Cleared
4 138 (10.95%) Cisco Certification
5 126 (10.00%) MCSE
6 85 (6.75%) CCNA
7 83 (6.59%) SC Cleared
8 72 (5.71%) DV Cleared
9 71 (5.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 68 (5.40%) CCNP
11 58 (4.60%) MCSA
12 26 (2.06%) CCIE
13 21 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
14 17 (1.35%) Numerate Degree
15 16 (1.27%) JNCIS
16 14 (1.11%) Citrix Certification
16 14 (1.11%) JNCIA
16 14 (1.11%) MCITP
17 13 (1.03%) CCA
18 12 (0.95%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (5.48%) SLA
2 33 (2.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (1.19%) PCI DSS
4 14 (1.11%) GDPR
5 12 (0.95%) NIST
6 9 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 8 (0.63%) Cyber Essentials
7 8 (0.63%) ISO 22301
8 7 (0.56%) COBIT
8 7 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.40%) NCSC
10 4 (0.32%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 2 (0.16%) QA
12 2 (0.16%) RMADS
13 1 (0.079%) BS7799
13 1 (0.079%) DICOM
13 1 (0.079%) GxP
13 1 (0.079%) HL7
13 1 (0.079%) JSP 440
System Software
1 780 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 525 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 329 (26.11%) Hyper-V
4 123 (9.76%) vSphere
5 100 (7.94%) VMware ESXi
6 67 (5.32%) Docker
7 60 (4.76%) XenApp
8 54 (4.29%) XenDesktop
9 47 (3.73%) Virtual Machines
10 43 (3.41%) VMware NSX
11 38 (3.02%) vCloud
12 29 (2.30%) Virtual Servers
13 22 (1.75%) VMware Server
14 21 (1.67%) Terminal Services
15 16 (1.27%) Firmware
16 14 (1.11%) VirtualBox
17 13 (1.03%) NFS
18 12 (0.95%) Virtual Desktop
19 11 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
20 10 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 124 (9.84%) SCCM
2 77 (6.11%) Ansible
3 56 (4.44%) SCOM
4 52 (4.13%) vCenter Server
5 49 (3.89%) WSUS
6 45 (3.57%) Puppet
7 41 (3.25%) Terraform
8 40 (3.17%) Kubernetes
8 40 (3.17%) vRealize
9 31 (2.46%) NetBackup
10 28 (2.22%) Microsoft Intune
11 23 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
12 22 (1.75%) EMC NetWorker
13 21 (1.67%) Single Sign-On
14 17 (1.35%) Backup Exec
14 17 (1.35%) SCVMM
15 10 (0.79%) Grafana
15 10 (0.79%) Microsoft Clustering
15 10 (0.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 9 (0.71%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 603 (47.86%) Microsoft
2 354 (28.10%) Cisco
3 283 (22.46%) Citrix
4 159 (12.62%) HP
5 91 (7.22%) Dell
5 91 (7.22%) EMC
5 91 (7.22%) NetApp
6 75 (5.95%) Veeam
7 67 (5.32%) Juniper
8 65 (5.16%) Oracle
9 44 (3.49%) Red Hat
10 38 (3.02%) 3PAR
10 38 (3.02%) Nimble Storage
11 37 (2.94%) ServiceNow
12 36 (2.86%) Google
12 36 (2.86%) Meraki
13 28 (2.22%) Brocade
14 27 (2.14%) IBM
15 26 (2.06%) F5
16 25 (1.98%) SonicWALL